Vet home cited for walk-off patient

Posted: December 25, 2013 at 3:41 a.m.

A report released Monday cites the Fayetteville Veterans Home for failure to promptly assess patients labeled skip-out risks after a patient left unnoticed last month, but Arkansas Department of Veterans Affairs officials said steps are being taken to correct the complaints that have been lodged against the home this year.

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